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Man stabbed during apparent road rage incident on Upper East Side

The injured man tired to drive himself to the hospital before crashing blocks away.

Police were reportedly investigating a road rage incident after they say a man was stabbed Saturday night on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

According to NBC4, a man with dreadlocks driving a blue Ford vehicle with Rhode Island license plates allegedly stabbed the 45-year-old man multiple times in the chest during a road rage incident.

Investigators said two drivers got into a fight on East 61st Street around 11:20 p.m. Saturday, according to ABC7.

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The injured driver tried to take himself to the hospital but crashed on East 76th Street between Madison and Fifth avenues. Emergency service workers brought him to NewYork -Presbyterian Hospital, where he is listed in stable condition, according to police.

Police are still searching for the attacker driving the blue Ford vehicle.